PGA Tour is the collective name of a series of golf video games published by Electronic Arts and later their EA Sports sub-label from 1990 to 1998, when EA began publishing their golf games with the endorsement of Tiger Woods. After Tiger Woods '99 was released, subsequent titles were named Tiger Woods PGA Tour and released yearly.
Identifier sg_PGA_Tour_Golf_III_1994_Electronic_Arts_High_Score_Productions_Polygames_EU-US_enMediatype softwareScanner Internet Archive Python library 0.5.2Publicdate 2014-05-06 03:19:51Addeddate 2014-05-06 03:19:51Emulator_ext binEmulator genesisCreator Electronic Arts/High Score Productions/PolygamesDate 1994Year 1994Language English
The series were responsible for several innovations in the genre, such as the now standard three-click swing method, but unlike other games in the EA Sports label, the series were often shadowed by other competitors such as the Jack Nicklaus series, Links series, Microsoft Golf or The Golf Pro.
PGA Tour Golf III was released in 1994 for the Mega Drive.
The game features 11 professional golfers as playable or as CPU opponents: Brad Faxon, Jim Gallagher, Jr., Lee Janzen, Tom Kite, Bruce Lietzke, Davis Love III, Mark O’Meara, Jeff Sluman, Craig Stadler, and Fuzzy Zoeller.
The following courses are featured: TPC at River Highlands, TPC at The Woodlands, TPC at Avenel, TPC at Summerlin, TPC at Sawgrass, TPC at Las Colinas, TPC at Southwind, and TPC of Scottsdale.